June 4, 2023

Cayman: CUC 2023 Inter-Primary Cricket Competition Weekly Review

2023 Inter-Primary Cricket Competition bowls into history Action from the East End Primary (yellow) and Joanna Clarke Primary boy’s game. The always entertaining 2023 Inter-Primary Cricket Competition began this past Friday with the introduction for the first time of a competitive girls’ league to complement the already existing boys’ league. The competition runs from May […]

How spending time outdoors promotes good mental health in children

IMAGE: pexels As a parent or caretaker, it’s important to look for ways to support a child’s well-being, and not just their physical wellness. Their mental health should also be a top priority. While there are many factors that contribute to mental wellness, spending time outdoors is one that shouldn’t be overlooked.  Time spent in […]

Dangerous law would abandon trafficking victims

From Miriam Karmail, Freedom United April 30, 2023 News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS Law & policy U.K.’s refugee ban bill proceeds amid criticismThe U.K.’s dangerous Refugee Ban Bill will proceed to the next parliamentary stage despite significant criticism, including from influential members of the ruling Conservative party. Modern slavery protections risk being ripped up under […]

Vaccination Week in the Americas starts: Get up to date, #EachVaccineCounts 

screenshot – click HERE for video Santiago, Chile, 24 April 2023 (PAHO) – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) today officially launched Vaccination Week in the Americas, an initiative that aims to mobilize concerted action across the region to boost routine and targeted immunization efforts.  Taking place from 22 to 29 April, this year’s Vaccination Week in […]

CDS: Acting Classes for children and adults back next week (scholarships available)

TERM 3: 11 week term show term 18th April – 29th June  TUESDAY Acting for age 10-12 yrs 4.00-5.30pm**This class has chosen to perform a murder mystery for their show.** WEDNESDAY Acting for age 7-9 yrs 3.30-4.50pm **This class has chosen to perform some Greek myths for their show.** Acting for age 12-15 yrs 5.00-6.30pm**This class has chosen to create a mockumentary of a […]

Coastal Lagoon Education Launch

Cayman: Coastal Lagoon Education Launch We are pleased to announce that the Mangrove Education Project (MEP) launched its new Coastal Education Guide and Programme (CEG) at its first Cayman teachers’ workshop on 27 March. The project is funded by the EU through the Resilience, Sustainable Energy and Marine Biodiversity Programme (RESEMBID.) Some 20 teachers from […]

“Every child in India has something to gain ”

“Every child in India has something to gain from sport and the Olympic Movement” International Olympic Committee 06 Apr 2023 – As the world marks the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) on 6 April, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is highlighting how athletes and the whole Olympic Movement actively contribute to a peaceful, healthier, […]

Internet Safety Guide for Kids

FROM PRIVACY HUB As a resource, the internet is a wonderful place for children to learn, explore ideas, and express themselves creatively. The internet is also key in a child’s social development, helping to strengthen communication skills, for example when playing games or chatting with friends. However, parents should be aware that all these activities […]

Cayman: RCIPS visits schools to inform about protecting children online

It comes as no surprise that children spend more time on the internet now than they ever have before. Whether that means watching videos on YouTube, playing video games or using social media like TikTok and snapchat.  While the internet can be a valuable resource, especially in the part it plays in educational development of […]

Triple C students tour Airport Terminal

Cayman: Triple C School Students Tour Airport Terminal Triple C School students and teachers assemble outside Owen Roberts International Airport in anticipation for their field trip Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (3 April 2023) The Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA), which operates the Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) and the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport (CKIA), was pleased […]